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Mendelssohn, Felix

Pronunciation: /ˈmendl-sən/
(1809–47), German composer and pianist; full name Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy. His romantic music is elegant, light, and melodically inventive. Notable works: Fingal’s Cave (1830–32), Elijah (1846), and eight volumes of Lieder ohne Worte (Songs Without Words) for piano.

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Syllabification: Men·dels·sohn, Felix

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